Awesome for vocabulary practice! Robert Marzano, a guru of vocabulary instruction, tells us that the bright kids need about 4 exposures to a word to own it, average students need about and our struggling students need at least Strategies for the classroom
Infographic: 10 Principles for Effective Vocabulary Instruction
10 Principles for Effective Vocabulary Instruction (and 10 Things to Avoid!) note to self: students record themselves speaking and make a quick PowerPoint as part of an assessment. Can be done in class
Multisensory instruction is a way of teaching that engages more than one sense at a time. For kids with reading issues like dyslexia, the use of sight, hearing, movement and touch can be helpful for learning. Here are a few of many possible examples of mu
(Vocab) The Science Penguin: Science Vocabulary Strategy: Acrostic - uses the letters in the word to remember the word. This helps students with the meaning/examples while helping their spelling of vocabulary!